3 days ago

Flipping Muslim stereotypes at 'Hip Hoppa Locka' in Opa-locka

“Hip Hoppa Locka” will begin 4 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at the Arc, 675 Ali Baba Ave., in Opa-locka. Admission is free. Call 305-237-3010 or go to MDCLiveArts.org.

    Flipping Muslim stereotypes at 'Hip Hoppa Locka' in Opa-locka
    At a Minnesota shopping mall seven years ago, breakdancer and choreographer Amirah Sackett overheard a scornful remark that changed her career. Standing behind Sackett, who is Muslim-American and wears a hijab, a female clothing store employee muttered, "I'm getting tired of seeing all these covered women."
    http://www.southflorida.com

6 days ago

The Best Concerts in Miami This Week

Los Amigos Invisibles: 7 p.m., $38-$124. The Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, 305-673-7300, fillmoremb.com.

This article has 1 other Hialeah location (Show)

Festival of Praise Presents Texture of a Man: With Fred Hammond, Donnie McClurkin, Take 6, and James Fortune, 8 p.m., $36.50-$63.50. James L. Knight Center, 400 SE Second Ave., Miami, 305-372-4634, jlkc.com.

    The Best Concerts in Miami This Week
    Record Store Day finally returns this Saturday, but that's just the start. The Black Angels hit the stage at Revolution Live with the Black Lips on Tuesday - and Three Days Grace plays Culture Room that same night.
    http://www.miaminewtimes.com

Apr 12

Hip Hoppa Locka Wants You to See Opa-locka with New Eyes

4 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at The ARC, 675 Ali Baba Ave., Opa-locka; olcdc.org. 305-687-3545; Admission is free.

    Hip Hoppa Locka Wants You to See Opa-locka with New Eyes
    Opa-locka was founded in the 1920's with an Arabian theme. "Hollywood was making movies about the Muslim world and there was a romanticized stereotype of Muslims as sultans with swords instead of terrorists with bombs." Kathryn Garcia, executive director of MDC Live Arts, explains. "Developer (Glenn Curtiss) wanted a city...
    http://www.miaminewtimes.com

Apr 11

JIS April 2018 4/14/18, 4/15/18, 4/16/18

...14/2018 – 04/16/2018 10:00 am – 06:00 pm Miami Beach Convention Center 1900 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida 33139 Website Cost: USD 0 The JIS April Show – in beautiful Miami...

    JIS April 2018 4/14/18, 4/15/18, 4/16/18 - The Soul Of Miami
    JIS April 2018 Saturday, 04/14/2018 - 04/16/2018 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Miami Beach Convention Center 1900 Washington Avenue, Miami Beach, Florida 33139 Website Cost: USD 0 The JIS April Show - in beautiful Miami Beach, Florida - is one of the most intimate events in the jewelry industry.
    http://www.soulofmiami.org

Apr 09

No Amount of Blood will Stop The Revivalists from Singing Blues Rock

play at 8:30 p.m. Friday, April 13, at Fillmore Miami Beach, 1700 Washington Ave., Miami Beach;

    No Amount of Blood will Stop The Revivalists from Singing Blues Rock
    Back in April 2017, this story was published: "The Revivalists' David Shaw Gets Mauled By Tiger Onstage, Keeps Going." The post was an April Fool's Day joke. There was no tiger involved, but the blood gushing from The Revivalists lead singer was as genuine as his work ethic. "I was at...
    http://www.miaminewtimes.com

Apr 09

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Apr 08

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Apr 04

SEEKING INFORMATION: On 3/23/18, Charles A. W...

SEEKING INFORMATION: On 3/23/18, Charles A. Warren was killed in the area of NW 143 Street and NW 22 Avenue. Anyone with information regarding this #homicide is urged to contact #MDPD Detective Aiken at (305) 471-2400 or Miami-Dade & The Florida Keys Crime Stoppers at (305) 471-8477 or 1 (866) 471-8477. Visit www.crimestoppersmiami.com and select “Give a Tip”. If the tip leads to the arrest of the subject(s), the tipster may be eligible for a reward UP TO $3,000.00. All calls are kept strictly anonymous.


Apr 01

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Mar 30

Sophia the robot to be keynote speaker at eMerge Americas tech conference in April

...the conference, which will run from April 23-24 at the Miami Beach Convention Center, 1900 Washington Ave.

    Sophia the robot to be keynote speaker at eMerge Americas tech conference in April
    South Florida's annual technology event, eMerge Americas, is set to return in April with a keynote speaker that embodies its theme of digital transformation. The speaker is Sophia, a robot developed by Hong Kong-based Hanson Robotics that employs advanced technology to make facial expressions, track and recognize faces, and even hold natural conversations.
    http://www.sun-sentinel.com

Mar 29

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Mar 27

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Mar 25

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Mar 23

Spring Into Home Design With Some Miami Home Show Favorites

1900 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL

    Spring Into Home Design With Some Miami Home Show Favorites
    The Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show is almost here! Find the latest trends in home improvement and decor and get a head start on the Spring home projects. The Miami Show opens on Friday, April 6 th and continues through Sunday April 8th at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
    http://miami.cbslocal.com

Mar 20

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Mar 18

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Mar 15

Top Reasons To Visit The Miami Home Design And Remodeling Show

1900 Washington Ave., Miami Beach, FL

    Top Reasons To Visit The Miami Home Design And Remodeling Show
    Whether you are looking to decorate or are planning a major renovation, there's an abundance of options to be found at the Miami Home Design and Remodeling Show - South Florida's largest home improvement expo. The Miami Home Show takes place at the Miami Beach Convention Center.
    http://miami.cbslocal.com

Mar 14

Ticket alert: David Byrne at Fillmore Miami Beach

Reserved-seat tickets will cost $56.50-$150, and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, March 16, at LiveNation.com and by calling 800-745-3000. Tickets also will be available at the Fillmore box office at 1700 Washington Ave.

    Ticket alert: David Byrne at Fillmore Miami Beach
    World-music crusader and former Talking Heads frontman David Byrne will bring the tour supporting his new album,"American Utopia," to the Fillmore Miami Beach on Sept. 29. Reserved-seat tickets will cost $56.50-$150, and go on sale 10 a.m. Friday, March 16, at LiveNation.com and by calling 800-745-3000.
    http://www.southflorida.com

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